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RATINGS: 947   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
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Is insanely dry hopped with Centennial Hops. This pale copper colored ale has a flowery hop aroma and a bold hop bitterness. Hop Heads Only Please!


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
YourDarkLord (1800) - Urbana, Illinois, USA - JAN 20, 2004
Cloudy copper with small light tan head. Sweet, fruity aroma. Flavor had citrus and woodsy touches. Not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
egajdzis (5401) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 7, 2004
Poured a super hazy orange color with a nice ring of bubbles around the edge. Aroma of cinnamon(?!?), but then the usual citrus hop aroma. Taste did not live up to the aroma, it was a rather weak citrus hop taste. Overall the taste was a bit of a disappointment, nothing overly special here... but it is hazier than any other IPA i've seen.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
I.C.suds (189) - Da U.P. eh?, Michigan, USA - FEB 28, 2004
Hey, now here's an American I.P.A that has balance! Hops are firm and ever-present without being overpowering. This beer could have a bolder malt but it is not watery.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
apoptosis (1317) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 24, 2004
Crystal clear, copper body with a quickly fading head. Mild hoppy aroma, slightly malty in the flavor. Good robust and clean. Very refreshing and well-balanced. Crispy, even.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
booyaatribe (453) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 17, 2004
Nice one- Quite decently hoppy, without getting to that weird cigarrette taste that too much hops can sometimes bring.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alcoholist (570) - Peoria, Illinois, USA - JAN 25, 2004
Aroma is grapefruit. Taste is grapefruit with some floral elements. A bit weak on hops, lacking the bitter bite an IPA should have.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jburbey (14) - Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 21, 2004
This is a very hoppy beer. It's not quite up there with Alpha King, but it is close. It has a hazy coppery color. If you hold it up to light you can see the sediment. It smells good, tastes good, and finishes good. Overall, I like this beer alot. It would be a little better if it had a little more malt to balance it. Put it this way, if you like hoppy beer you will love it.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
notalush (4992) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 21, 2004
Pours clear copper, moderate lacing - strong hop aroma, with citrus and apricot - medium malt backbone grounds the hop character - flavors of pine, apricots, a touch of cotton candy - juicy hop flavor - long finish - a tasty IPA.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SubstanceT (1092) - Saint Louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 25, 2004
Ya know, I dont know about this one. It seems to be much higher rated than I feel that it is worthy of, but what the hell, thats just my opinion. Darker in color but still golden with some good cloudy ness. lots of hops in the nose and flowery hops in the taste. Nothing outstanding at all.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JCapriotti (1379) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 17, 2004
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2004 Very nice aroma of fruity sweet hops. A bit like grapefruit, but more sweet with flower and malt. Appearance is great... medium orange/copper in color and a large head that doesn't go away. Taste is good as well; fresh lemon hops with some fruit/strawberry in the middle. No rich malts like a imperial, but the delicious hops are definitely there.


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